Curling program announces tryout dates
WATERLOO, Ont. (July 17, 2012) - Wilfrid Laurier curling head coach Gary Crossley announced on Tuesday the tryout dates for the men's and women's curling teams for the upcoming 2012-13 season.
Prior to tryouts, there will be an introductory meeting for those trying out on Sunday, September 16 at 7 p.m. at the KW Granite Club.
Tryouts will begin on Monday, September 17 at the KW Granite Club and will run from 9 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. They will run at the same time on both Tuesday, September 18 and Wednesday, September 19 with the team being announced on Sunday, September 23. A fitness testing session will also be conducted on Thursday, September 20 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. with the location to be determined.
Prospective first year curling athletes please take note of the following mandatory meetings:
- 1st Year Student Athlete Orientation - Thursday Sept. 6 - 10:00am - Science Building N1002
- Performance Enhancing Drug and Nutrition Education Session - Thursday Sept. 20 - 8:00pm - Bricker Academic Building RM102
IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT MEDICAL INFORMATION:
Incoming first year student athletes (including freshmen, transfer students,and WLU students not in first year who have not participated in an interuniversity sport) are required to have completed, by a physician, the Initial Health Assessment Form before they participate in an interuniversity sport, which includes the first try-out. Forms can be found by clicking on the following link: http://www.laurierathletics.com/therapy/TF1.pdf
Returning student athletes are required to complete the Veteran Athlete Health Assessment Form, before they participate in interuniversity sport, which includes the first try-out. This form updates the student athlete's medical history over the past 12 months. Forms can be found by clicking on the following link: http://www.laurierathletics.com/therapy/TF-VET.pdf
Any athlete who has been prescribed any medications must declare them on their medical questionnaire.
For more information on the curling program and the upcoming season, please click this link.